Latest News

Watch this space for up-to-date news of chess events from the Otago region.

2018 Otago chess club AGM – 14 February

Bob Clarkson stayed on a President for another year, as did all the other main officers, except Max Lough replaced Taine Box as Treasurer. Subscriptions remained the same as 2017. The 2018 committee comprises:

President: Bob Clarkson; Vice President: Brent Southgate; Secretary: Leighton Nicholls; Treasurer: Max Lough; Director of Junior Play: Quentin Johnson; Past-President: Geoff Aimers; Committee members: Terry Duffield, Edward Sarfas, Riley Jellyman; Auditor: Bob Glass; Patron: Bob Glass.

Opening Night31 January

The traditional Presidents vs Vice Presidents match took place. With 9 players the play was a match between teams of five players at a time limit of 90 mins no increment. Quentin Johnson played two games sumultaneously for the Vice President's team. The Vice President's team won the match 4½-½.

President

Vice President

Bob Clarkson

½

Brent Southgate

½

Geoff Aimers

0

Quentin Johnson

1

Terry Duffield

0

Edward Sarfas

1

Hildon Nisa

0

David Reid

1

Ryan High

0

Quentin Johnson

1

Total Score

½

Total Score